As Assistant Director of Orthopedic Oncology, Cedars-Sinai Sam Oschin Cancer Center in Los Angeles, Dr. Daniel C. Allison, board-certified in orthopedic surgery, is affiliated with one of the best medical facilities in the country. Throughout his career, Dr. Allison has partnered with leaders in the field of orthopedic oncology and musculoskeletal disorders and injuries to offer patients at his private practice the most advanced and effective treatment solutions available in the country.
In addition to his clinical experience, which includes tenures at USC Center for Orthopaedic Oncology at the USC Norris Cancer Hospital, and the Southern California Permanente Medical Group’s Division of Orthopaedic Oncology, Dr. Allison has partnered with other prominent orthopedic surgeons and global orthopedic medical device manufacturers to develop next generation surgical instrumentation systems for minimally invasive revision knee surgery and hip arthroplasty:
- Revision Total Knee Replacement System: Exactech, Inc.
- Minimally Invasive Hip Arthroplasty Femoral Stem: Ortho Development Corp.
- Anterior Hip Replacement Retractor: TeDan Surgical Innovations, Inc.
- Carbon Fiber Long Bone Fixation Devices: Carbo-Fix, Inc.
Dr. Allison has served as surgeon designer with colleagues from other prestigious medical institutions such as:
- St. Vincent Charity Medical Center
- Hospital for Special Surgery
- Stanford Medicine
- Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral (United Kingdom)
Comprehensive Treatment Options for Rare Soft Tissue and Primary Bone Cancer
Soft tissue and bone sarcomas are among the rarest forms of cancer, accounting for approximately one percent of all cancer diagnoses. Because this form of cancer is so rare, finding an experienced orthopedic oncologist with specialization in sarcoma diagnosis and treatment can be extremely difficult. Dr. Allison’s expertise with musculoskeletal disease and injury and experience with rare adult and pediatric soft tissue cancer is sought after by patients and professional colleagues across the nation. Dr. Allison specializes in limb preservation treatment for malignant bone sarcomas.
Dr. Allison and his orthopedic oncology team in Los Angeles treat malignant soft tissue and bone tumors including:
- Pleomorphic sarcoma
- Invasive skin cancers
- Metastatic bone disease
Although many tumors are benign, they may still require treatment. Dr. Allison and his team also offer treatment for benign bone and connective tissue growths and masses including:
- Fibrous dysplasia
- Synovial chondromatosis
- Eosinophilic granuloma
- Schwannoma (benign nerve sheath tumors)
- Giant cell tendon sheath tumors
Advanced Joint Reconstruction and Advanced Skeletal Trauma
- Pediatric and adult hip replacement (arthroplasty)
- Revision hip and knee arthroplasty
- Arthritis/joint degeneration treatment
- Avascular necrosis
- Pelvic and acetabular fractures
- Peri-articular fractures
- Long bone fractures
- Non-union fractures
- Mal-union fractures
Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery and Sarcoma Treatment in Los Angeles
Located in the center of Beverly Hills, Dr. Allison’s practice is less than a mile from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and just ten miles from Los Angeles International Airport, making it an ideal location for local, national, and international patients to benefit from everything the city of Los Angeles has to offer while under orthopedic treatment with Dr. Allison.
For more information about advanced diagnosis, treatment, and recovery options for soft tissue and bone sarcoma, invasive skin cancers, and minimally invasive hip arthroplasty, contact Dr. Allison’s office by calling 310-730-8008 to schedule a consultation today.
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